10 hrs ago
Officials: Woman accused of sex offense with child at church
A woman has been charged with indecent liberties with a 4-year-old child at a church, according to the Alexander County Sheriff's Office.
10 hrs ago
Woman accused of molesting young child during church services
An Alexander County woman is facing charges after deputies say she molested a four-year-old at a church while services were happening.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Missing Alexander man's body found in river
A 75-year-old Alexander County man reported missing Saturday after a fishing outing died in an apparent accident, authorities say.
Deputies: Woman dead in Alexander Co. homicide; boyfriend charged
Alexander County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man in connection with the slaying of his girlfriend.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Escaped NC Inmate Back In Custody
A statement from the N.C. Department of Public Safety says Michael Brown was recaptured on Friday in a wooded area off N.C. 16 north of the Alexander-Catawba county line.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
NC authorities search for escaped inmate
Correctional officials say Michael Brown walked away from a work assignment at the Alexander County Animal Shelter sometime after 2:30 p.m. on Friday.
Authorities searching for escaped inmate in Alexander Co.
Authorities searching for escaped inmate in Alexander Co. Authorities are searching for an inmate who escaped custody Friday afternoon.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Ashe/Alleghany, most dangerous for traffic in High Country
AAA Carolinas recently released its annual rankings of the most dangerous counties for traffic in North Carolina, and Ashe clocks in at number three in the state in terms of the best chance for tractor-trailer drivers to be involved in a fatal crash.